## Engineering Quantities and Systems of Units |

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### Contents

PREFACE | 1 |

FORCE | 17 |

Newtons Second Law for Gravitational Units 3 20 The Confusion | 34 |

Copyright | |

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abbreviated Absolute System acceleration ampere ampere-turn body of mass Calculate capacitance capacitor cause Chapter charge carriers coherent unit coil conductive circuit conductor constant core coulomb cross-sectional area current density current flows defined discussed effect electric charge electric current electric field strength electric flux density electrostatic circuit energy converted equation Example farad foot pound force force of gravity FPS-based system ft lbf ft pdl ft/s Gravitational System gravitational unit Hence induced e.m.f. inductance International System joule kilogramme kilopond kinetic energy length light radiation luminous flux luminous intensity magnetic circuit magnetic field strength magnetic flux density magnetic material measure mile/h newton opposition permeability permeance permittivity piece of material potential energy pound force poundal rate of change resistance Section special name square metre steradian symbol system of units take g total p.d. unit area unit cube unit of energy unit of force velocity volts wavelength weight